Filebat -> Logstash parsing

I'm using this ELK stack:

It all works perfectly with default dashboards if I send logs from filebeat and metricbeat directly to elastic.
filebeat -> elastic -> kibana
metricbeat -> elastic -> kibana

now I want also custom logs sending from filebeat so I set up:
filebeat -> logstash -> elastic -> kibana
I also changed metricbeat to send via logstash
metricbeat -> logstash -> elastic -> kibana

I defined pipeline:

input {
        beats {
            port => 5044
output {
	elasticsearch {
		hosts => "elasticsearch:9200"
		manage_template => false
		index => "%{[@metadata][beat]}-%{[@metadata][version]}"
		document_type => "%{[@metadata][type]}"
		user => "elastic"
		password => "changeme"

than to be able to show dashboards I imported them as described here:

Now the problem which I have is that filebeat doesn't parse the input for some reason. It creates index and everything inside discover but doesn't parse it:

on the other hand, metricbeat works perfectly.

Any idea how to solve this filebeat problem?


I guess that you have to set the pipelines accordingly too? See

It would be really great to add this note here

This could be something reasonable @ClubG! Feel free to open a pull request for this if you are willing to contribute to the docs, or you can just open a Github issue for this.


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